Richard Alan “Digger” Winquist
Richard Alan “Digger” Winquist, 74, of Rhinelander, died at Saint Mary’s Hospital Sept. 18, 2015. He was born June 14, 1941, in Rhinelander to George and Clarice (Fell) Winquist. He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann; a daughter, Kim (Rocky Delap) Vandervest; his mother; a sister, Kay (Bob) Hasal; a brother, Ron (Dawn) Winquist; two granddaughters; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son, Keith, and his father, George. Dick went on to become the sexton of the Forest Home Cemetery for the City of Rhinelander. He served the City of Rhinelander and many, many families for over 32 years. A time to remember Dick will be held Saturday, Sept. 26, beginning at 1 p.m. at Brokers Bar. Interment will be in the Forest Home Cemetery. Carlson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.